General Contact Information

  • Media Relations Phone: 410-955-6070
  • Media Relations Email:
  • After Hours & Holidays: 410-955-6070.
    If you are a journalist working on a tight deadline or if this is an afterhours, urgent request, you can call this number and ask the operator to page the media relations representative on-call.

Journalists should always work with our team first to coordinate interviews. Each team member represents several departments or specialties of medicine and is available to respond to media inquiries or interview requests in a timely manner. If you are a journalist and unsure which specialty would be most appropriate for your request, please send an inquiry to Thank you.

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Public Relations, Media Relations and Corporate Communications Team

headshot of Sandy Reckert-Reusing

Sandy Reckert-Reusing, M.A.

office: 410-550-0128
cell: 410-804-7247

Sandy Reckert-Reusing has been with Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center for 26 years in the Marketing & Communications department. For the past nine years, she has overseen and guided the communications efforts as department director.

In her role, Sandy works closely with Johns Hopkins Bayview and Johns Hopkins Medicine (JHM) leadership, department administrators and JHM’s senior director of strategic marketing and outreach to ensure that integrated and strategic marketing and communications programs are in place. She directs daily activities related to the Medical Center, including publications writing and design, internal communications, media relations, advertising, crisis communications, Web, physician liaison activities and service line marketing.

Sandy earned a master of arts degree in writing and graphic design from the University of Baltimore in 1995. She earned her bachelor of arts degree in journalism with a minor in public relations in 1985.

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